How to register for sterling bank ussd code: Transfer money and buy airtime

Last Updated on February 6, 2024 by admin

The Sterling Bank’s USSD service provides banking services such as airtime recharge, transfers, bill payments and more to customers from any mobile device without data or internet connection

The unique USSD code allows Sterling Bank customers have access to basic financial services by simply dialing *822#. which can be use for fund transfer this is automatically links all accounts, where customer has multiple accounts

Customer can pay regular bills and utilities seamlessly and Does not require mobile data or internet. It works with any kind of mobile device and it Easy, simple, fast and conveniently

The service is available to all Telco (Airtel, Glo, MTN, 9Mobile). Customers transact directly from their Sterling account and it Available 24 hours a day and 7 days a week and Customer is required to create transaction PIN for secure transactions.

What do you need to activate Sterling bank ussd code

Before you register or activate your ussd code as sterling bank account holder you need to have the following

1. You need o have an Active Sterling Bank account
2.Phone number from any network linked to your account
3. Phone
4. A debit card linked to your account


How can I register for sterling bank ussd code Service?

You can automatically register for sterling bank ussd code service if you are an account holder As part of the registration process,

Here’s a step by step guide on how to activate the Sterling Bank transfer code on your line.

1. Simply dial *822# on the mobile number that is connected with your Sterling Bank account. This is the same number used for transaction alerts.

2. Then press the number 1,

3. Enter your 10-digit account number.
4. Enter the details of your card
5 .Then Create your authorization PIN to complete your Transection each time you need to carry out any transaction
6. Please Re-enter your PIN to confirm accuracy.


Transfer funds using 822 anywhere, anytime and to any bank in Nigeria.


To transfer money from sterling bank  dial  *822*Amount*AccountNumber#

Dial *822*20000*0071234567# to transfer ₦20,000. Follow the prompts to verify details and complete transaction with transaction PIN.

HOW TO PAY BILLS from sterlin bank using ussd code:

To pay a bill from sterling bank , dial *822*BillerCode*UniqueCode*Amount# or *simply *822*2# to see different billers.

From your phone, dial *822*881099*41234567890*10650# to pay for a ₦10650 DStv plan


Has your PIN been compromised? Or have you forgotten your transaction PIN? Yes? Alright, you can easily reset your USSD transaction PIN with this service all you need is To change your PIN, dial *822#, select Pin Reset


How to check  my sterling bank  balance  and number with *822#?

You don’t need to memorize your account number or your last account balance. With 822 you can easily keep track of your transactions, checking you balance is just a dial away.

To check your account number:        *822*8#

TO check your Account Balance:      *822*6#


You can easily recharge your phone line at any time and from anywhere using Sterling’s *822#. It is easy, fast and convenient.

To recharge your phone dial *822*AMOUNT#

From your phone, dial *822*500# to recharge ₦500 on your phone

To send airtime to a third party, dial  *822*AMOUNT*PhoneNumber#

Dial *822*500*08123456789# from your mobile phone to recharge your friend’s phone with ₦500 airtime


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